Asks for £10 for specimens as he has a heavy "Call" to pay this month.
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Transcriber: Lord, Annette
Transcription date: July 26, 2012
Scrutiny: 15/01/2013 - Catchpole, Caroline;
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9 St. Mark’s Crescent, Regent’s Park. N.W.
August 10th. 1866
It will be a very great convenience to me, if you can let me have the £10 for the Coleoptera you had for the University Museum in December last, as I have a heavy "Call" to pay this month. Hoping you & Mrs Westwood are quite well[,]
Believe me Yours very truly Alfred R. Wallace [signature]
J.O. Westwood Esq.
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